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Why Renew?

The income generated from annual membership dues helps keep The American Legion alive. Your annual dues help support programs in the local communities of our local posts and your dues helps support programs across the nation. American Legion programs and services include: Troop Support, Child Welfare Foundation, Heroes to Hometowns, American Legion Baseball, Department Service Officers, Family Support Network, Flag Advocacy & Etiquette, Junior ROTC & ROTC, Operation Comfort Warriors, Scholarships, Veterans Job Fairs, and many others.

Thank you for ensuring that The American Legion remains the most powerful voice in America on behalf of veterans, service members, their families, and communities across the nation.


National Commander's Membership Push

National Commander Charles E. Schmidt is encouraging local posts to make personal contact with their members as we finalize the last months of the membership year.

2017 National Commander's Push Presentation

Our National Headquarters will be sending direct-mail renewal notices January, March and May.  To maximize the number of members renewing, it’s important that personal contact comes at or about the same time your members receive their renewal reminders in the mail.

Process Membership Renewals NOW!

There is a difficult and reoccurring issue with the timely processing of membership dues processing, that occurs when a post does not process dues payments promptly. We want all posts to understand: